A new departure?

George Thompson george.thompson at NYU.EDU
Fri Jul 29 19:43:59 UTC 2011

My father worked at the factory when I was a very little boy, but I didn't
know what the factory made until today.



On Fri, Jul 29, 2011 at 6:29 AM, paul johnson <paulzjoh at mtnhome.com> wrote:

> paul johnson
> one hand raised at the back of the room.  I wasn't too sure what they
> did but I knew I had to have them on m y Schwinn.
> On 7/29/2011 3:10 AM, Wilson Gray wrote:
>> "The time has more than come for that system[, that of determining the
>> profit derived from a given TV show solely on the basis of its
>> Nielsens,] to be reworked and for the networks to start crediting
>> _budget-makegood_ with all of the income that a show produces[,
>> regardless of its source]."
>> Not in Google.
>> BTW, does anyone else remember the New Departure brand of coaster-brake?
>> --
>> -Wilson
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>> All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint
>> to come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
>> -Mark Twain
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> You don't stop to fish on the banks of the Rubicon.
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George A. Thompson
Author of A Documentary History of "The African Theatre", Northwestern Univ.
Pr., 1998, but nothing much since then.

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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